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Crime & Public Safety

The Emeryville Police Department received a report of a suspicious item in a garage level storage room at the Artistry Apartments this afternoon. A maintenance worker at the complex discovered the device that was described...

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Emeryville Police responded last night at 6:57 p.m. to a 911 call at Lanesplitter Pizza on San Pablo Avenue. A suspect wielding a knife allegedly threatened to kill an employee and made stabbing motions towards...

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The June 2018 Emeryville Crime report saw 179 total crimes reported for the month (up slightly from 177 in May or +1%). While Property Crimes saw a decline for the fifth straight month, Violent Crime has seen a...

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A vehicle smashed into the VersaGenix Cannabis manufacturing business at 1350 67th street at about 3:45 p.m. on Friday. Damage to a shared water line closed the adjacent Prizefighter Bar for the evening. The pictured...

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A 65-year-old Emeryville Marina Liveaboard took his own life last Friday at a bench overlooking the bay. Emeryville Police Chief Jennifer Tejada confirmed the sad news via email. “We did respond to what appears to...

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The May 2018 Emeryville Crime report saw 177 total crimes reported for the month (down from 191 in April or -7%). Crime dropped in most statistical property crime categories contributing to a 12 decline from last year. Violent crime...

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The Alameda County Coroner released the name of the female victim of Sunday’s horrific crash near MacArthur and Peralta. The name of the driver, an alleged pimp, was released by authorities. 42-year-old Michael Brown, the driver...

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At least one person died Sunday afternoon after a police pursuit that started in San Francisco ended in a fiery crash at the intersection of West MacArthur Boulevard at Peralta Street. A harrowing video captured...

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The April 2018 Emeryville Crime report saw 191 total crimes reported for the month (up slightly from 189 in March or +1%). While Property Crimes continued a steady decline, Violent Crimes are up. The 18% increase for the year...

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The Alameda County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim of Saturday’s falling tragedy as 71-year-old Nancy Jacot-Bell. Bell was a recent resident of the facility having only moved into the assisted-living home a few days prior...

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A person fell to their death this morning at about 10 a.m. in front of the Bayside Park Assisted Living Facility at 40th & Horton. The name of the deceased is not being released pending...

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At least two residents at the Artistry Apartments on 64th and Shellmound were the victims of armed robberies recently. According to one account, the suspect(s) confronted one of the victims in an elevator where the robbery...

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The March 2018 Emeryville Crime report saw 189 total crimes reported for the month (up slightly from 188 in February or +.5%). Auto Burglaries, despite being up from last month, are down 18% for the year. Petty thefts, generally...

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The Emeryville Police released a surveillance video to the public today showing a suspect from the February 11th shooting of Alex Madias. Madias was shot during a robbery while picking up a friend from our Emeryville...

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A robo-call by the Emery School District was issued last night alerting parents of the closure of all Emeryville schools and recreational facilities today. The reason for the closure was said to be an anonymous...

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The Emeryville Police Department received several calls of gunshots in the parking lot of Emeryville Home Depot at approximately 1:54 a.m. Sunday morning. Responding Officers located two people suffering from gunshot wounds. The calls reporting...

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The Emeryville Police Department posted a Nixle alert announcing the arrest of a robbery suspect from an incident back on March 27th. Officers responded to a theft in progress at the Emeryville Target store where the...

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The February 2018 Emeryville Crime report saw 188 total crimes reported for the month (down from 216 in January or -13%). It was the second consecutive month that crime declined in the city. Auto Burglaries and Petty Thefts have both...

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Over a month has passed since the horrific and apparent randomly targeted robbery/shooting of Alex Madias near the Emeryville Amtrak Station on February 11th. Since then, information on the circumstances and suspect have been hard...

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The Emeryville Police have announced the arrest of suspect from a Wells Fargo Bank robbery earlier this week. After the suspect initially eluded authorities, detectives were able to identify, locate and arrest the suspect without...

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The January 2018 Emeryville Crime report saw 216 total crimes reported for the month (down from 268 in December or -19%). Despite some high profile violent crimes including a rape, two carjackings and an armed robbery at Bay Street,...

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The Emeryville Police Department released two community advisories through its Nixle channel this morning. One incident involved the arrest of two adults for possession of burglary tools and violating their probation, the other involved three...

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The victim of Sunday evening’s shooting/robbery near the Emeryville Amtrak station has been identified by the Marin Independent Journal as 26-year-old Alex Madias of Novato. There have been no arrests and no suspect information has...

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A Sunday evening 9-11 call reporting a person on the ground near 59th & Horton Street led Emeryville Police officers to the discovery of a bleeding and unconscious shooting victim. Emeryville Officers arrived at approximately...

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